Prof. Laura Senn

Laura Senn


Title: Assistant Professor
Joined School of Nursing: 2011

Office: Folsom Hall 2027
Office Phone: 916-278-1514

Mailing Address:
Sacramento State - School of Nursing
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6096

Professional Degrees

  • Ph.D. Candidate, University of Minnesota
  • M.S.N., University of Minnesota, 1999
  • B.S.N, San Francisco State University, 1984 

Certifications and Credentials

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist, American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist 
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider, American Academy of Pediatrics 
  • State of California and State of Minnesota Public Health Nurse Certification


  • NURS 136 - Nursing the Childbearing Family: Skills & Assessment
  • NURS 137 - Nursing the Childbearing Family
  • NURS 145 - Clinical Leadership and Professional Role Development

Publications, Grants and Awards

  • Jennings, B. M., Disch, J., & Senn, L. (2008). Leadership. In Hughes, R.G. (Ed.). Patient safety and quality: An evidence-based handbook for nurses. (Prepared with support from the Robert Wood Johson Foundation). AHRQ Publication No. 08-0043. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2008.